India: Vernacular platform Vokal raises $5m from China's Shunwei, 500 Startups

India: Vernacular platform Vokal raises $5m from China's Shunwei, 500 Startups

Vokal, a peer-to-peer knowledge-sharing platform for India’s non-English Internet users, on Thursday said it has raised $5 million in a Series A round of funding lead by China’s Shunwei Capital, and new investor 500 startups.

The financing round also saw participation from existing investors Accel India and Blume Ventures, it said in a statement.

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